Dr. Satwant Pasricha
( ਸਤਵੰਤ ਪਸਰੀਚਾ ) is the head of Department of Clinical Psychology at NIMHANS
, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences at Bangalore
. She also worked for a time at the University of Virginia
School of Medicine in the USA.David Barker and Satwant Pasricha. Journal of Asian and African Studies
, Vol. 14, No. 3-4, 1979, p. 231. Pasricha investigates reincarnation
, Rediff on the NeT
, July 30, 1998. Accessed 2009-01-27. and near-death experiences
.M D Riti, , Rediff on the NeT
, April 6, 1999. Accessed 2009-01-27.
Dr. Pasricha has investigated and participated in about 500 cases of reincarnation involving children (referred to as subjects) since 1973 who claim to remember previous lives. She became interested in working in parapsychology
because she was not satisfied with the conventional explanations of certain paranormal or unusual behavior., The Biographical Dictionary of Parapsychology
. Accessed 2009-01-27.
Dr Pasricha studies not just the characteristics of reincarnation prevalent in India, but also suggests ways they are similar or different from those of people in other countries. She collaborated with Ian Stevenson
in reincarnation research beginning in the 1970s.Ian Stevenson, Where......